Deprivation Statistics Comparison for West Park, South Tyneside

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in West Park, South Tyneside, Tyne and Wear

We have used the 10 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in West Park, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of South Tyneside. We have combined these statitics into an English ward level, as most people are familiar with this geospacial area in their town or city. Here are those 10 marked on a map:

Each area has its own decile score. This is where each LSOA in England is ranked according to the level of deprivation and split into 10 equal groups. A decile score of 1 means the area is in the top 10% of deprived areas, 2 is equal to the top 20% and so forth. To simply these scores and apply them to a ward, we have created the iLiveHere rating. This takes the average decile score of all the LSOAs in a ward and converts that into a rating out of 10, where 1 is the best and 10 is the worst. We have then used to traffic light colour system as an at-a-glance reference. As you scroll down this page, the more red ratings you see, the more deprived West Park is. Indices of Deprivation statistics and are broken down into domains of deprivation or more simply, categories. These category scores are combined using a percentage weighting to give a an LSOA its final indices of deprivation score, decile and rank:

  • Income Deprivation (22.5%)
  • Employment Deprivation (22.5%)
  • Education, Skills and Training Deprivation (13.5%)
  • Health Deprivation and Disability (13.5%)
  • Crime (9.3%)
  • Barriers to Housing and Services (9.3%)
  • Living Environment Deprivation (9.3%)
Below we have split the Living Environment Deprivation category into its sub-categories. We think having individual iLiveHere ratings for Inside Environment and Outside Environment provides a better insight to the housing quality and outside space in West Park. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in West Park

iLivehere Rating 6/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for West Park. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of South Tyneside.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
South Tyneside 005C 53.219 1690/32,844 1
South Tyneside 011B 47.809 2513/32,844 1
South Tyneside 011A 46.877 2677/32,844 1
South Tyneside 011C 31.714 7196/32,844 3
South Tyneside 003E 27.23 9447/32,844 3
South Tyneside 005D 26.14 10094/32,844 4
South Tyneside 005A 21.628 13063/32,844 4
South Tyneside 003A 8.651 26235/32,844 8
South Tyneside 005B 8.342 26648/32,844 9
South Tyneside 006D 7.147 28138/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in West Park

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in West Park. The definition of low income the government uses to compile these statistics includes those who are out-of-work (for any reason, not just unemployment) and those that are in work but satisfy the IMD means tests. In the real world, this means they may qualify for means tested benefits such as Universal Credit or legacy benefits such as Working Tax Credits. You should not to assume that this rating is an indicator of overall poverty in this ward.
LSOA Name Income Score Income Rank (England) Income Decile
South Tyneside 005C 0.364 809/32,844 1
South Tyneside 011B 0.289 2568/32,844 1
South Tyneside 011A 0.284 2760/32,844 1
South Tyneside 011C 0.22 5538/32,844 2
South Tyneside 003E 0.172 8657/32,844 3
South Tyneside 005D 0.162 9444/32,844 3
South Tyneside 005A 0.102 16003/32,844 5
South Tyneside 005B 0.058 24171/32,844 8
South Tyneside 006D 0.051 26004/32,844 8
South Tyneside 003A 0.048 26625/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in West Park

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in West Park who are excluded from the jobs market. These are people who are involuntarily deprived of work. The IMD domains include people who are unemployment, those who are sick or disabled, and carers. Since the government no longer publishes percentage figures for unemployment after the introduction of Universal Credit, his is now the only reliable indictor of joblessness in this ward. The higher the iLiveHere rating, the harder it could be to get work.
LSOA Name Employment Score Employment Rank (England) Employment Decile
South Tyneside 005C 0.268 898/32,844 1
South Tyneside 011B 0.248 1332/32,844 1
South Tyneside 011A 0.246 1413/32,844 1
South Tyneside 011C 0.161 5646/32,844 2
South Tyneside 005D 0.137 7772/32,844 3
South Tyneside 003E 0.125 9106/32,844 3
South Tyneside 005A 0.112 10756/32,844 4
South Tyneside 003A 0.067 19600/32,844 6
South Tyneside 005B 0.066 19712/32,844 7
South Tyneside 006D 0.061 21133/32,844 7

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in West Park

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the West Park population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (16774/32,844) in West Park is more than the adult average rank (16570/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
South Tyneside 005C 46.96 3771/32,844 2
South Tyneside 011B 35.522 6600/32,844 3
South Tyneside 011A 33.502 7272/32,844 3
South Tyneside 011C 32.514 7613/32,844 3
South Tyneside 005D 18.808 14548/32,844 5
South Tyneside 005A 13.318 18757/32,844 6
South Tyneside 003E 13.028 19014/32,844 6
South Tyneside 005B 3.558 29057/32,844 9
South Tyneside 003A 3.145 29567/32,844 10
South Tyneside 006D 2.158 30713/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in West Park

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is indictor of the risk of dying prematurely or having your quality of life impaired through poor physical or mental health in West Park. The IMD domain measures morbidity, disability and premature mortality. However, it does not take into consideration but personal behaviour or environmental factors that may be predictive of future health problems. See Outdoor Deprivation for depivation that includes environmental factors such as local pullution levels.
LSOA Name Health Score Health Rank (England) Health Decile
South Tyneside 011B 1.287 2420/32,844 1
South Tyneside 005C 1.202 2852/32,844 1
South Tyneside 011A 1.191 2923/32,844 1
South Tyneside 011C 1.031 4004/32,844 2
South Tyneside 003E 0.822 5711/32,844 2
South Tyneside 005A 0.711 6773/32,844 3
South Tyneside 005D 0.509 8992/32,844 3
South Tyneside 003A 0.129 14037/32,844 5
South Tyneside 005B 0.117 14253/32,844 5
South Tyneside 006D -0.14 18234/32,844 6

Crime Deprivation in West Park

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in West Park. In policing statistics, this is known as 'street level crime' and includes offences such as robbery, burglary and other personal violent crime.
LSOA Name Crime Score Crime Rank (England) Crime Decile
South Tyneside 011A 1.622 738/32,844 1
South Tyneside 011B 1.496 1076/32,844 1
South Tyneside 005A 1.206 2209/32,844 1
South Tyneside 003E 1.121 2669/32,844 1
South Tyneside 005D 0.979 3690/32,844 2
South Tyneside 005C 0.716 6324/32,844 2
South Tyneside 011C 0.225 13117/32,844 4
South Tyneside 006D -0.083 17891/32,844 6
South Tyneside 003A -0.259 20477/32,844 7
South Tyneside 005B -0.465 23303/32,844 8

There were 235 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers West Park in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in West Park

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in West Park. I bad rating in an urban area indicates how unaffordable the housing could be. A bad rating in a rural area is an indicator of the absense of local services.
LSOA Name Barriers Score Barriers Rank (England) Barriers Decile
South Tyneside 005C 25.706 10451/32,844 4
South Tyneside 011A 13.173 25197/32,844 8
South Tyneside 011B 11.396 27226/32,844 9
South Tyneside 005B 10.196 28415/32,844 9
South Tyneside 003E 9.403 29160/32,844 9
South Tyneside 006D 8.127 30228/32,844 10
South Tyneside 005D 7.806 30470/32,844 10
South Tyneside 005A 7.127 30895/32,844 10
South Tyneside 011C 6.592 31210/32,844 10
South Tyneside 003A 5.706 31703/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in West Park

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in West Park. A bad rating in an equally income deprived ward, could be because of poorly maintained rented accomodation. A bad rating in a non income deprived area, could be because the small size of housing in relation to costs.
LSOA Name Inside Score Inside Rank (England) Inside Decile
South Tyneside 003E 0.438 10011/32,844 4
South Tyneside 005D 0.438 10015/32,844 4
South Tyneside 011C 0.384 10757/32,844 4
South Tyneside 003A 0.049 15668/32,844 5
South Tyneside 011B -0.172 19191/32,844 6
South Tyneside 011A -0.455 23294/32,844 8
South Tyneside 005A -0.68 26111/32,844 8
South Tyneside 005B -1.167 30102/32,844 10
South Tyneside 006D -1.225 30420/32,844 10
South Tyneside 005C -1.323 30895/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in West Park

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in West Park. The IMD domains measure the air quality and the rate of road traffic accidents in each LSOA.
LSOA Name Outside Score Outside (England) Outside Decile
South Tyneside 003E -0.218 18966/32,844 6
South Tyneside 006D -0.226 19092/32,844 6
South Tyneside 005B -0.293 20243/32,844 7
South Tyneside 005A -0.468 23046/32,844 8
South Tyneside 003A -0.554 24247/32,844 8
South Tyneside 011B -0.61 25054/32,844 8
South Tyneside 005D -0.617 25130/32,844 8
South Tyneside 005C -0.659 25671/32,844 8
South Tyneside 011A -0.741 26698/32,844 9
South Tyneside 011C -1.255 31203/32,844 10

Disclaimer: Although every care has been taken to make sure there are no mistakes in the data presented on this page, you should verify these figures with the official data source.

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